Content Server Fails to Connect LDAP Server with Following Error: "unable to find valid certification path to requested target" (Doc ID 1301691.1)

Last updated on MAY 31, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle WebCenter Content - Version 7.5.2 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

The Content Server is failing with the following error when connecting to the LDAP provider.

"javax.net.ssl.SSLHandshakeException: sun.security.validator.ValidatorException: PKIX path building failed: sun.security.provider.certpath.SunCertPathBuilderException: unable to find valid certification path to requested target"

Cause

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